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Table 1 Summary of patient data for 19 cases of Canine African Trypanosomosis presented at UNVTH

From: Identification of Trypanosoma brucei gambiense in naturally infected dogs in Nigeria

Case Sex Breed Approx. age LGA Lymph node enlargement Corneal opacity Parasitaemia PCV (%) Outcome
1 M Rottweiler 5 years Nsukka + + +++ 22 Death
2 F Mongrel 2 years Nsukka + + ++ 19 nk
3 ++ nd nk
4 F Mongrel 2 years Nsukka + + +++ 18 Death
5 F 4 years Igbo-Eze North + + +++ 31 Death
6 F Rottweiler 7 years Nsukka + + +++ nd Death
7 M Mastiff 2 years Nsukka + - ++ 28 Death
8 M Rottweiler Nsukka + - +++ nd Death
9 F 5 months Udenu + + +++ nd nk
10 F Mastiff 8 months Nsukka + + ++ 12 Death
11 F Mongrel 2.5 years Nsukka + + ++ nd Recovery
12 Nsukka + + +++ nd nk
13 F Caucasian 2 years Udenu + + +++ 26 Death
14 M 9 months Nsukka + + +++ nd Death
15 M 2 years Nsukka + + + 12 nk
16 F Caucasian 6 months Nsukka + + +++ 19 Death
17 M Mongrel 2 years Igbo-Eze South +++ nd nk
18 F Mongrel 1.5 years Nsukka + + +++ 20 Recovery
19 M Mongrel 1.5 years Nsukka + + +++ nd nk
  1. Abbreviations: F, female; M, male; LGA, local government area; nd, not done; nk, not known
  2. Key: +, <1 trypanosome/field; ++, 1–5 trypanosomes/field, +++, >5 trypanosomes/field